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NTC Thermistors and Inrush Current Limiters Ametherm's Video LibraryAmetherm’s Video Library contains a collection of our favorite videos just for you. Our videos cover an array of topics you’ve asked about regarding Inrush Current and Temperature Sensing Solutions. We hope you find the information valuable and enjoy watching! Be sure to check back often for new releases.


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The utilization of NTC thermistors as Highly Efficient Temperature Sensors

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Conor Bujeaux and Bill Wong sit down to discuss NTC thermistors, from their benefits compared to other sensors, applications across various industries, design considerations and challenges, and more.

Using PTC Thermistors to Improve Inrush Current Protection

This video explains what a PTC thermistor is, its applications, when to use a PTC thermistor, and how it differs from an NTC thermistor.

What is a Glass-encapsulated Thermistor

Learn more about these hermetically sealed glass-encapsulated thermistors that provide moisture resistance and high-temperature operation.

4 Most Common Types of Temperature Sensor

A temperature sensor plays an important role in many applications. Check out this video to learn about the variety of choices you have when choosing a temperature sensor for your current and future projects.

5 Thermistor Sensor Considerations When Selecting

Selecting a thermistor temperature sensor can be confusing.  You have a lot of options to choose from, and you don’t want to risk equipment failure or circuit breaker short-outs. So, how do you make the right selection without sacrificing performance and giving up quality?  Click play above to find out!

How to Use Ametherm’s Inrush Current Calculators

This video takes you step by step through the inrush current calculations for a capacitive circuit so that you can select the right Inrush Current Limiter with the right joules rating for your application.

DC Motor Inrush Current (Narrated Version)

By popular demand, we’ve updated and re-released our video on DC Motor Inrush Current with voice narration. This video gives you an overview of DC motor inrush current and the damaging affects it can cause. Also, it looks at two key components of a DC motor and how they help to convert electrical energy into mechanical energy.

Calculating Thermistor Beta Value

In this video, we explain what thermistor beta value is, and we’ll cover the key components of thermistor beta value. You’ll learn how simple it is to calculate thermistor beta value to be sure you select the right Inrush Current Limiter for your application.

DC Motor Inrush Current Overview

This video gives you an overview of DC motor inrush current and the damaging affects it can cause. Also, it looks at two key components of a DC motor and how they help to convert electrical energy into mechanical energy. Direct link to DC Motor Inrush Current Overview

Designing a Power Factor Correction Circuit

In this video, we cover how implementing a power factor correction circuit improves the efficiency of an inductive load system. Additionally, we walk you through the steps to build one using an Inrush Current Limiter and a Parallel Capacitor.

NTC Thermistor Overview

In this video, we give you a quick tour of all the places that you’re likely to find NTC Thermistors hard at work doing their job. Measure and compensate for ambient temperature.

ACCU-CURVE™ Precision Interchangeable Thermistors

Learn about our exclusive line of ACCU-CURVE thermistors and the industries that take advantage of their incredibly high accuracy. You’ll see why they are a great alternative to RTD Probes and Thermocouples.

Limiting Inrush Current for a 40VA Transformer

We’re no strangers to inrush current. That’s why we’ve created this handy video guide that walks you through 7 simple steps that ensure you get the right Inrush Current Limiter for your transformer.

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What is an NTC Thermistor

In 60 seconds, you’ll discover what an NTC Thermistor is, what its made of, and what it does. You’ll see why NTC Thermistors are the best option for temperature measurement, compensation, and temperature control.

Limiting Inrush Current with NTC and PTC Thermistors

NTC Based Limiting Explained

In this video, we take an in-depth look at inrush current protection that incorporates the use of both NTC and PTC Thermistors. We compare the differences between NTC and PTC Thermistors, and cover the many advantages these devices have to offer. This is a great source of information.

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